November’s building permit totals have made 2017 Rapid City’s second-highest year for building activity.
According to a release from the city, the Building Services Division issued 349 building permits in November, with a total valuation of $18,784,979.
With December’s tally still to come, the city has issued 3,726 building permits in 2017, with a total valuation of $261,221,624.
The 2017 year-to-date valuation is second only to 2016’s record of $320,054,359. November’s total pushed 2017 past the 2011 total of nearly $259 million.
Highest valued permits issued in November include: Rural America Initiatives for its new facility at 2112 S. Valley Drive ($6,108,911) and Fox LLC for a series of storage facilities at 2171 Moon Meadows Drive ($1,173,000).